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#4536860 - 10/08/17 08:11 AM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: ZeeOSix]
Kira Offline


Registered: 08/19/10
Posts: 4407
Loc: Champlain/Hudson Valley
Loti said, "Best previous was all the M1EP and AFE I could carry for $2/qt. I may have accidentally returned some to Wally World for $9/qt...oops."

Fear not. We'll take up the value you stole by paying higher prices. No sweat. Kira

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#4536864 - 10/08/17 08:16 AM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: OilyMember]
fdcg27 Offline


Registered: 09/25/09
Posts: 15007
Loc: OH
Originally Posted By: OilyMember
Originally Posted By: LotI
Best previous was all the M1EP and AFE I could carry for $2/qt. I may have accidentally returned some to Wally World for $9/qt...oops. wink


What a POS let me know if I need to spell it out for you... thief


I thought that a little shady as well.
As much as I may disdain Walmart, they've never screwed me on any purchase I've made from any of their locations, so I'd have no reason to try to screw them.
I'll add that I only shop Walmart for clearance deals and that only infrequently.
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#4536916 - 10/08/17 09:14 AM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: OilyMember]
Mr Nice Offline


Registered: 09/12/04
Posts: 20228
Loc: Orlando, FL
Originally Posted By: OilyMember
Originally Posted By: LotI
Best previous was all the M1EP and AFE I could carry for $2/qt. I may have accidentally returned some to Wally World for $9/qt...oops. wink


What a POS let me know if I need to spell it out for you... thief


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#4537160 - 10/08/17 01:25 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: ZeeOSix]
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Registered: 06/05/10
Posts: 569
Loc: Florida
Originally Posted By: ZeeOSix
Originally Posted By: Dumc87
If QSUD is $34 retail, and they are selling it for $8.45, then the mark up is at least 75%... if my calculations are correct.

If $8.45 is their cost, and retail is $34, then the mark-up is 3 times over cost, or 300%.


I guess I as calculating more along the lines of 75% off then.

Would be crazy to learn the at-cost price of their oils, for better or for worse.
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#4537401 - 10/08/17 06:32 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: Mr Nice]
macarose Offline


Registered: 01/25/09
Posts: 345
Loc: Georgia
Now that's funny!

I'm expecting $2 a quart and probably no more.

I also expect that the AAP 'Breaking Bad' location near me will continue to have employees with an incurable case of meth mouth.

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#4537417 - 10/08/17 06:53 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: Dumc87]
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Registered: 10/09/04
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Loc: Cincinnati, OH, USA
Lots of M1 TDT 5W40 for $1/quart, some ATF+4 & Kendall GT-1 10W40 for $1/quart, and a TON of Delo 400 SAE 30 for between 99 cents to ONE CENT a gallon (down to the last 2 gallons, started with 35). AZ is a weird outfit, they normally sell oil for 2 or 3 times as much as anyone else, then they suddenly GIVE IT AWAY!
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#4537599 - 10/08/17 11:18 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: Dumc87]
KenO Offline


Registered: 10/29/07
Posts: 1654
Loc: Auburn, GA
I'd really like to see a lot more ATF's on clearance this year.
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#4538199 - 10/09/17 03:40 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: ZeeOSix]
69GTX Offline


Registered: 09/23/15
Posts: 3593
Loc: Connecticut
Originally Posted By: ZeeOSix
Originally Posted By: Dumc87
If QSUD is $34 retail, and they are selling it for $8.45, then the mark up is at least 75%... if my calculations are correct.

If $8.45 is their cost, and retail is $34, then the mark-up is 3 times over cost, or 300%.


That mark up would be 4.02X and that would be +300%. A 100% markup is 2X the price. A 900% markup is 10X the price.
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#4538533 - 10/09/17 09:27 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: bullwinkle]
Dumc87 Offline


Registered: 06/05/10
Posts: 569
Loc: Florida
Originally Posted By: bullwinkle
Lots of M1 TDT 5W40 for $1/quart, some ATF+4 & Kendall GT-1 10W40 for $1/quart, and a TON of Delo 400 SAE 30 for between 99 cents to ONE CENT a gallon (down to the last 2 gallons, started with 35). AZ is a weird outfit, they normally sell oil for 2 or 3 times as much as anyone else, then they suddenly GIVE IT AWAY!


Interesting! With all the 0w20 I have, may look for some more Xw40 to blend with

Cheap ATF would be awesome
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#4538952 - 10/10/17 10:45 AM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: Dumc87]
kenny Offline


Registered: 11/30/08
Posts: 35
Loc: Missouri

Do you mean like these DEALS??????? HAHAHAHAHAHA! I'm swimming in Oil!

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#4538994 - 10/10/17 11:17 AM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: Dumc87]
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Registered: 07/10/13
Posts: 274
Loc: Chicago suburbs
I wouldn't mind picking up a few more 5-quart jugs of M1 AFE 0W30 at $5 apiece like a couple years ago, but I'm not holding my breath.
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#4539331 - 10/10/17 04:27 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: Dumc87]
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Registered: 08/05/02
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Loc: Silicon Valley
$2, that's like Pepboys Black Friday 2007 all over again.
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#4539379 - 10/10/17 05:11 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: Dumc87]
macarose Offline


Registered: 01/25/09
Posts: 345
Loc: Georgia
Not a real deal until it hits $1. Then it's a steal of a deal.

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#4539586 - 10/10/17 08:47 PM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: Dumc87]
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Registered: 06/05/10
Posts: 569
Loc: Florida
Seems like the AAP QSUD clearance + rebate is going to be hard for Autozone to beat.

Game on! haha
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#4539781 - 10/11/17 04:46 AM Re: December Autozone clearance expectations? [Re: kenny]
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Registered: 09/30/13
Posts: 9156
Loc: Midwest
Originally Posted By: kenny

Do you mean like these DEALS??????? HAHAHAHAHAHA! I'm swimming in Oil!


What API rating was the Pennzoil HM stuff? My Jeep would have loved it I am sure.

I bought a bunch of that Pennzoil Ultra Euro stuff 2 years ago. Last year, their new bottles with I am assuming the GTL formulation were also on clearance.
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